Le Temple de la gloire ou les Fastes militaires de la France (Temple of fame or the military annals of France)

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LA PÉRELLE (Auguste JUBE DE).

Le Temple de la gloire ou les Fastes militaires de la France depuis le règne de Louis XIV jusqu'à nos jours (Temple of fame or the military annals of France since Louis XIV's reign to the present day). Paris, s. d. [1819-1820].

2 volumes in-folio, wine-colored half-calf, spine in compartments with raised bands (ancient binding).
Two titled frontispiece and 38 engraved plates by MARTINET.
The first volume refers to the French Ancien Regim, the second volume to the Revolution and French Consulat.
A third volume refering to the French Empire was planned but was never published.

Few foxings; one engraved plate has stains.

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  • Items quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2011010014